ALSO RETURNS TO CBS DRAMA SERIES “SCORPION” ON NOVEMBER 23rd
LOS ANGELES (November 5, 2015) – Irish/Australian actor GLENN KEOGH will guest star as ‘King Fergus’ in a special two-hour episode of ABC’s fantasy drama series ONCE UPON A TIME, airing on Sunday, November 15, 2015.
The episode titled ‘The Bear King’ is based around Pixar’s 2012 film, BRAVE, from which Merida (Amy Manson) originates. Her parents King Fergus (Keogh) and Queen Elinor, played by Caroline Morahan (Doctor Who), will be introduced as Merida teams up with Ruby (Meghan Ory) and Mulan (Jamie Chung) for an adventure.
Keogh was thrilled at the opportunity to bring such a beloved character to life, adding "I am honored to be part of what is a very special episode. The producers and director really pulled out all the stops and it looks spectacular. Fans of the show and the animated movie Brave will love this storyline; it is very clever and has it all really. Long Live King Fergus!"
Then on November 23rd, Keogh will guest star in a different fatherly role returning once again to the CBS drama, SCORPION. In the episode ‘Arrivals and Departures’, Sean O’Brien (Keogh) comes to Los Angeles when his daughter’s (Camille Guaty) health takes a turn for the worst and clashes with his genius son Walter (Elyes Gabel) as Team Scorpion works on a dangerous case at the hospital.
Keogh is excited at the opportunity to return to the show for a third time since being introduced in the pilot episode.
Keogh has worked on 3 continents and in dozens of film and television projects including prominent roles in: SONS OF ANARCHY, RAY DONOVAN, CRIMINAL MINDS, CASTLE, DAYS OF OUR LIVES, UNDERCOVERS, NEW GIRL, GENERAL HOSPITAL and Michael Bay’s blockbuster action film, TRANFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION.
Glenn Keogh is represented by JLA Talent Agency (Los Angeles), Entertainment Lab Management (Los Angeles),
McLean Williams Management (London), Neil Brooks Management (Dublin) and Profile Creative (Melbourne).